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post #16 of 19 (permalink) Old 05-09-2019, 08:07 AM
 
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Re: Looking for advice on fixed bridge RGs

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Yup, this model is rare too.
I start to think it's a brand strategy for Ibanez - if a model has good specs, it should be rare as hell.
Weird to think about, that they are rare now, never thought about that. Anyway, there are a lot of good fixed bridge RG/RGA's out there!
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Re: Looking for advice on fixed bridge RGs

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Weird to think about, that they are rare now, never thought about that. Anyway, there are a lot of good fixed bridge RG/RGA's out there!
Yea, but I'm trying to score non-archtop one and with standard aftermarket bridge like Gotoh, etc.
I kinda like standard parts, that I can tweak later, maybe buy better saddles, or even change the whole furniture. That's why I prefer hardtails over Gibraltars.
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Yea, but I'm trying to score non-archtop one and with standard aftermarket bridge like Gotoh, etc.
I kinda like standard parts, that I can tweak later, maybe buy better saddles, or even change the whole furniture. That's why I prefer hardtails over Gibraltars.
I'm sure you've seen these on the Ibanez site? Not a fan of the bridges?

https://www.ibanez.com/na/products/d...wfx_00_03.html

https://www.ibanez.com/na/products/d...121_00_01.html

https://www.ibanez.com/na/products/d...2ahmfx_01.html
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Re: Looking for advice on fixed bridge RGs

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Yes, I've seen these. as I mentioned before:
Those are good, but because they are new they're all rather pricey. I hoped to score some 90s-00s RG for 500-800 USD.

And yes, I prefer hardtails over Ibanez proprietary bridges.
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